Annual President’s Cup Winner Crowned

Denise Gasti &nbsp The photo from left to right: Club President Cheryl Saxton, President’s Cup Winner Yvonne Lee with the trophy, and Club Captain Diane Hughes.

Annual President’s Cup Winner Crowned

Yvonne Lee was the winner of the Alameda Women’s Golf Club Annual President’s Cup Tournament. The three-week tournament concluded on Thursday, June 23 with Lee posting an overall low net score of 205 strokes. Sarah Valentine finished just one stroke behind Lee with a net 206.

There were four flights of golfers based on handicaps. The lowest net players scored in each flight were recognized up to 4th place. In flight 1, Lynn Kobatake posted an overall net score of 212 strokes for first place followed by Cheryl Saxton at net 220. Kobatake shot a net 71 in the first round, net 61 in the second and net 72 in the final round to pull off the victory. Julie Peele came in third place at net 221, while Tracey Perkins finished fourth with a net 223.

Valentine came in first place in flight 2 with a net 206. Valentine finished with a nine-shot lead over second-place golfer, Jeanne Yip, who posted a net 215. Valentine led the whole way. She shot a net 65 in the first round, net 67 in the second and 74 in the final round. Debbie Adams posted a net 229 for third place, while Denise Link took fourth place with a net 231.

Lee led the third flight after each round. She shot a net 68 in round one, net 67 in round two and a net 71 in round three. Jamie Totsubo was behind Lee in flight 3 after posting a net 217. Sandy Kaney finished third at net 219, while Diane Hughes posted a net 221 for fourth place. Barbara Mickle rounded out the top five with a net 229.

Denise Gasti came in first place in flight 4 with a net 218 followed by Janet Rhee at net 222. Gasti was in third place after round one (net 76) and second place after round two (net 148). Vivian Kang posted a net 223 for third place. Susan Yoon completed the flight with a net 243 for fourth place.